The Ranch: The ranch is located at the northeast corner of Val Verde County, Texas, (County of Del Rio) just miles from Dolan Falls on the Devil's River and Lake Amistad. It has 13,500 acres of which 6000 are under high fence and the remaining 7500 acres are under low fence. In 2011, all new infrastructures were introduced, including new blinds, feeders, and a 7,000 sq ft hunting lodge. Two years ago, the ranch opened to the public for the first time.
The Game: 15 different species of exotics are under the high fenced area, as well as whitetail. On the low fenced area you will hunt free-range Whitetail and Aoudad. The ranch also offers Rio Grande Turkey and dove hunts. An extensive management program including careful culling and protein feeding was implemented more than 10 years ago.
All hunts are guided 1x1 and are done mostly by still hunting, blinds/ senderos hunting, spot and stalk and rattling. The ranch is set up for bow hunters. The average shot is around a 100-150 yards.
The Lodge: 7,000 sq ft with 10 bedrooms, including 2 suites with king size beds and jacuzzi tubs, 6 rooms with double beds and 2 rooms with 3 sets of bunk beds in each, a total of 26 beds! The lodge was built in 2010. Each room has it own A/C and heating along with a private bathroom and shower. The Great room is 2000 sq ft with 2 flat screeen TVs, wireless internet, bar, pool table/scuffle board table, and outside a hot tub on the back patio and has superb accomidations including T.V's/ Wi-Fi/ Bar/ Pool Table/ Scuffle Board/ Hot tub on back Patio and a Fire pit. The cook will provide you with meals from Texas Hill Country fare to Southwest Cuisine.
Free-Range Whitetail Hunts: Only 10 (3 Day/3Night) for sale this season!
The hunting season runs from October until mid-Febuary, with a prime-time from October through mid-November when the bucks are mostly at the feeders
Sizes, Success Rate and Prices:
The average size on a mature trophy buck on the low fenced area is in the upper 130's to low 140's.Last year the success rate was 95%.
Free Range Trophy Whitetail Packages
Whitetail Buck up to 149 B&C $4,000
Whitetail Buck from 150 to 159 B&C $5,200
3 Day and 3 Night Hunt
1 trophy Buck
1 Guide's choice buck (inferior genetic) 8pts or less up to 130 B&C
A professional guide
Meals, loding, transportation to/from Del Rio Airport and around the ranch.
Texas Hunting License. Capping, Shipping of meat and/or trophies. Extra Day $500 per Day per Hunter. Non-Hunter $150 per Night. 15 Species of Exotic as per current price list.
A Deposit of $1,500 is required to book your dates and will cover for your Lodging and your Guiding. In the event that no Trophy buck is harvested, you will not owe anything else on your package. If you do harvest a Trophy Buck the Balance is due at the end of the Hunt and will depend on the B&C score of your Whietail Trophy.